14 days in Egypt Itinerary

14 days in Egypt Itinerary

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14 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Aswan
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Luxor
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Marsa Alam
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  5​h
4
Saint Catherine
— 1 night
Taxi + Ferry:  5​h 45​min
5
Hurghada
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  1​h 30​min
6
Sharm El Sheikh
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Pune

1
night
Aswan

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): examine the collection at Animalia, then take an in-depth tour of Nubian Museum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Aswan visit app .

Pune, India to Aswan is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In May, daytime highs in Aswan are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Luxor.

Things to do in Aswan

Museums Historic Sites
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Animalia ©
Animalia
Nubian Museum ©
Nubian Museum

2
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the ancient world of Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Medinet Habu, and then don't miss a visit to Deir el-Shelwit Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Tomb of Ramses III, then explore the ancient world of Tomb of Ramses VI, and then examine the collection at Le Scarabe Papyrus Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Luxor trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Aswan to Luxor takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. May in Luxor sees daily highs of 45°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Museums
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Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu
Tomb of Ramses VI
Tomb of Ramses VI

2
nights
Marsa Alam

The opening of an international airport and subsequent development of hotels and resorts boosted tourism in Marsa Alam, a town on Egypt's Red Sea coast known for its world-class diving spots.
On the 5th (Tue), get outside with Abu Dabbab Beach and then have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Marsa Shoona Bay and then see the vivid underwater world at Elphinstone Reef.

To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Marsa Alam trip builder app .

You can drive from Luxor to Marsa Alam in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Luxor, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Marsa Alam, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Saint Catherine.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Shark Diving
Elphinstone Reef ©
Elphinstone Reef
Marsa Shoona Bay ©
Marsa Shoona Bay

1
night
Saint Catherine

Saint Catherine ©
Visitors flock to the town of Saint Catherine, nestled in the foothills of Mount Sinai, to explore the World Heritage Area's numerous religious and historic sights.
On the 7th (Thu), contemplate the long history of St. Catherine's Monastery and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mount Sinai.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Saint Catherine travel planning site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Marsa Alam to Saint Catherine in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Marsa Alam in May, with highs in Saint Catherine at 33°C and lows at 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Saint Catherine

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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St. Catherine's Monastery ©
St. Catherine's Monastery
Mount Sinai ©
Mount Sinai

3
nights
Hurghada

Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
Visiting Horseback Riding Tours and Off-Road Tours will get you outdoors. Kids will appreciate attractions like Makadi Water World and Jungle Aqua Park. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mosque El Mina Masjid, observe the fascinating underwater world at Hurghada Grand Aquarium, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Hurghada online trip builder .

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Saint Catherine to Hurghada takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Saint Catherine in May: high temperatures in Hurghada hover around 41°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors Tours Theme Parks
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Speed Boats Tours
Makadi Water World ©
Makadi Water World
Horseback Riding Tours

4
nights
Sharm El Sheikh

Sharm El Sheikh ©
An enviable location on the southern end of the Sinai Peninsula and year-round warm weather boost tourism in Sharm El Sheikh and make it one of Egypt's premier travel destinations.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Coptic Orthodox Church and The Heavenly Cathedral. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ras Um Sid and Nature & Wildlife Tours. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Al Mustafa Mosque, pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Victims of Plane Crash of Boeing 737, and meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sharm El Sheikh online day trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Hurghada to Sharm El Sheikh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or drive. In May in Sharm El Sheikh, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid
Shark Diving
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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